| Movie/TV Board|| re: Pierce Brosnan really got screwed over as James Bond - Macphisto on 8/18/14 at 6:47 pm|
[quote]The Living Daylights[/quote]
Trying to get a defecting Soviet general out of the East
Theme by A-Ha
Going to Afghanistan to fight with our "friends" the Mujahideen
| More Sports Board|| re: Anchor down!!STBDB Oakland @ Braves 8/16/2014!!! - Macphisto on 8/16/14 at 9:06 pm|
Nats win on a walk off :nana: :USA:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Just in case you thought you were having a bad day - Macphisto on 8/16/14 at 6:41 pm|
[quote]pics of sister or gtfo
[/quote]If that fact pattern is happening, you probably don't want to see her. ...
| Soccer Board|| re: Women's U20 World Cup Quarterfinals....'Murica v Kim Jong-un's girls - Macphisto on 8/16/14 at 6:38 pm|
[quote]This North Korea side won the U17 WC 2 years ago. It's basically the same team.
[/quote]That's good to know because we're tanking this PK period....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Angry Land Whale Attacks White Privileged Male - Macphisto on 8/16/14 at 4:26 pm|
Wow. I'm for abortion on demand but that was some shite....
| More Sports Board|| re: Anchor down!!STBDB Oakland @ Braves 8/16/2014!!! - Macphisto on 8/16/14 at 4:23 pm|
Let's go Oakland!...
| Soccer Board|| re: Women's U20 World Cup Quarterfinals....'Murica v Kim Jong-un's girls - Macphisto on 8/16/14 at 4:15 pm|
So is there like a gag order on DPRK teams that travel to developed countries? All the players on this team have experienced Canada now. Doesn't quite match the (alleged) propaganda line that the rest of the world is a miserable hellhole and they live in the only paradise on Earth. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The Halloween bar scene in St Elmo's Fire - Macphisto on 8/16/14 at 2:13 pm|
[quote]And if you ever lived in DC you better have raided the Tombs.
:dunno: In my seven years living here, I've never been. I just don't get out to Georgetown very often. I always figured it was more of a GU student kind of place, anyway. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Brittany Griner liked it and put a ring on it... - Macphisto on 8/16/14 at 10:05 am|
Glory Johnson plays on the same team as Skylar Diggins, which is my excuse for turning this into a Skylar thread.
| O-T Lounge|| re: 7 year mid 30s itch - Macphisto on 8/15/14 at 11:12 pm|
[quote]We are the typical suburban couple with an SUV and two kids. We go to the mall and eat at chick fila [/quote]
So this is like the southern version of American Beauty? There's your problem
Edit: I'm going through a quarter-life crisis, so I can kind of sympathize. My job is unfulfilling...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Les Onaka....Yay/Nay? - Macphisto on 8/15/14 at 11:09 pm|
Gini ka i na-ekwu okwu banyere Willis?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What book are you reading now / last one read? - Macphisto on 8/14/14 at 11:24 pm|
Finished- Ninety Percent of Everything: Inside Shipping, the Invisible Industry That Puts Clothes on Your Back, Gas in Your Car, and Food on Your Plate, by Rose George
Now on- Asia's Cauldron: The South China Sea and the End to a Stable Pacific, by Robert Kaplan
alternating with The Dark Side:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Is there anyone that doesnt care that Robin Williams killed himself? - Macphisto on 8/12/14 at 10:10 pm|
I don't fault him for taking the "coward's way out" at all. Depression is real, and it's bad. What I fault is people losing their shite when there are real mass scale tragedies going on around the world, where quite a few people more than one actor/comedian die, that are ignored. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Pre Season football games thread. - Macphisto on 8/7/14 at 7:42 pm|
The Washington Football Team is looking pretty good against the Pats right now. Or maybe the Pats look bad. I dunno, it's preseason. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Seven years ago today: A new king - Macphisto on 8/7/14 at 6:43 pm|
Thanks for reminding me it came off the Nationals.
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Is Jimmy Graham a bigger "star" right now than Drew Brees? - Macphisto on 8/4/14 at 2:08 pm|
The crowd for his autograph when I went to the scrimmage on Saturday was arguably larger than Brees'. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: In what city were you born? - Macphisto on 8/3/14 at 10:34 pm|
[quote]Nola, Humana Hospital
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Jimmy Graham's tweet to the NFL - Macphisto on 8/2/14 at 9:27 pm|
When the ref threw the flag, a cascade of boos followed, and he had some fun with it, doing a "keep it coming" motion with his arms. I wish I got a pic. ...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Black and Gold Scrimmage Highlights - Macphisto on 8/2/14 at 6:45 pm|
My arm and Brees
| O-T Lounge|| re: Take your family to D.C. - Now. - Macphisto on 7/30/14 at 10:59 pm|
[quote]Yep, I live here. I'll never forget playing on an evening softball team on the grounds of the Washington Monument at dusk.
Are you still part of the softball scene? I need to make friends and I'm thinking about joining one of those intramural sports leagues....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Take your family to D.C. - Now. - Macphisto on 7/30/14 at 10:55 pm|
The weather's been real nice. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Ebola has hit the UK and Hong Kong (Update: Both Tested Neg) - Macphisto on 7/30/14 at 4:08 pm|
[quote]“symptoms similar to the Ebola virus”[/quote][quote]is in a hospital isolation ward while she undergoes testing. Symptoms can take up to three weeks to materialize[/quote][quote]taken to a hospital isolation unit after complaining of “feeling feverish.” [/quote]
None of this actually means...
| More Sports Board|| re: Arian Foster trolls media, responds with same answer to 11 straight questions - Macphisto on 7/30/14 at 4:02 pm|
Appropriate for the vacuousness and unimportance that is sports "journalism." Does it really matter what he says? Who gives a shite about what it was like working at his brother's facility? :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Oxford comma's, yes, or no ? - Macphisto on 7/28/14 at 10:36 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| re: Oxford comma's, yes, or no ? - Macphisto on 7/28/14 at 10:23 pm|
A thousand times, yes! I can't stand when people don't use them.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Remember I told you guys Putin FAF? - Macphisto on 7/28/14 at 7:49 pm|
FWIW Biden has a frat streak as well
He can be goofy, but I can't h...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 100 Years Ago Today The World Went Mad - Macphisto on 7/28/14 at 7:12 pm|
Hey Darth, a question. Do you think Austria-Hungary got a raw deal out of the peace? I mean, it wasn't the most stable empire to begin with, but to have their regional war with Serbia metastasize into a global confrontation as a result of Russian and German mobilization (arguably at no fault of th...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 100 Years Ago Today The World Went Mad - Macphisto on 7/28/14 at 7:04 pm|
Supposedly, my great grandfather brought back a shell as a memento, which his family used as a doorstop in their home. When a cop friend found out over dinner that they didn't know whether it was live or not, the next day they had to go sink it in the Mississippi River. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: 100 Years Ago Today The World Went Mad - Macphisto on 7/28/14 at 6:58 pm|
I recently stumbled across this BBC documentary on the war, and it might be the best I've seen. It really goes into the background of the great power rivalry and the social and economic revolutions going on at the time (industrialization, German unification and the French loss of Alsace Loraine, et...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: backup team that you cheer for besides saints? - Macphisto on 7/25/14 at 7:33 pm|
I guess the Washington Football Team....